Latest news

In ten years’ time all ICDs will be MRI compatible, predicts device expert

18th May 2015

An internal defibrillator designed to be MRI compatible has performed well in full body scans.

New specialist heart centre at Barts Hospital officially open

15th May 2015

Centre now has services moved over from the London Chest Hospital and the Heart Hospital.

Study seeks more targeted treatment for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

15th May 2015

More volunteers sought to help with five-year project.

Researchers find protein to help in heart muscle cell regeneration

12th May 2015

The team have been looking at how newborn mice regenerate their damaged hearts to see if the process can help in humans.

New ICD performs well in international study

11th May 2015

S-ICD performs similarly to traditional ICDs.

Online cardiomyopathy information can reduce patient anxiety, says study

7th May 2015

Online cardiomyopathy information can reduce anxiety in patients and may have therapeutic value, says study published in American Heart Journal.

More than a bob for charities

7th May 2015

Christine has had her long hair cut off to benefit Cardiomyopathy UK and a children's cancer charity

Find out more about cardiomyopathy at our Cornwall information day

5th May 2015

Find out more about the disease, latest treatments and research at our information day in Newquay on Saturday, 13 June.

App to help people living with cardiomyopathy

5th May 2015

An app to help people living with cardiomyopathy is available from Cardiomyopathy UK.

Tell your care team about our medical conferences

28th April 2015

Help us improve cardiomyopathy care by telling the medical profession about our conferences